National Geographic : 1914 Dec
00 Photo by Frederick Simpich THE MOSQUE OF SHEIK ABDUL KADIR AT BAGDAD "In Bagdad there are 67 mosques, 27 synagogues, and 7 'native Christian' (Catholic) churches. There isno Protestant church. Sometimes on Sundays the British 'resident' reads a service for foreigners, while outside his open window thesepoys are praying aloud inamosque built for them by the British government. The English do not tamper with the creeds of their conqueredblacks" (see text, page 567).